Are you travelling to Argentina? This South American country offers a variety of top sights and experiences to enchant visitors. Here are some highlights to get you in the mood, plus other useful information:
Argentina’s top attractions include the capital city Buenos Aires and Torres de Paine National Park in the Patagonia region.
The official currency of Argentina is the peso (currency code: ARS). That said, it’s common to buy and sell here in US dollars too.
The main international airport in this country is Ministro Pistarini International Airport. This is located in Ezeiza, about 32 km (20 miles) outside of Buenos Aires.
Argentina’s cuisine includes ‘parrillada’ (barbeque grill) and ‘empanadas’ (pastries with a variety of fillings). Meanwhile, the typical drink is a tea called ‘mate’.
The official language of Argentina is Spanish, and this is spoken throughout the country. That said, you may hear a variety of tongues here, such as English, Arabic, Italian, German, and French too.
Argentina’s international dial code is +54. You may find this useful, if you need to reserve a hotel or an attraction ahead of arriving here.
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